Frances Lincoln Children's Books, 9781847807861, 32pp.
Publication Date: May 3, 2016
A charming and very young picture book about a small child and her pet dog. When the dog gets hiccups the child tries everything to cure them, but nothing works until she brings out her favorite cat costume. And that does the trick . . . Or does it? Turn the page and . . . HIC! Now the child has hiccups. There are lots of fun noises to make and say in this perfect book to share with a toddler from a talented young artist.
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Praise For Hiccups!…
"Brown-skinned Ruby is a picture of pure child exuberance as she invents creative and unusual ways to find a cure....No one ever enjoys this particular affliction...but young listeners will still gleefully "Hic! Hic!" hiccup along - Kirkus Reviews
"Ruby and Oscar are delightful characters who are brought to life with vivid watercolor and pencil illustrations. Emerging readers will enjoy Sterling's playful use of language. Ruby's and Oscar's expressive faces will also encourage children to decode new words and phrases. Verdict - A fun and lively read-aloud that will enchant preschoolers and engage even emerging readers - School Library Journal